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Just the right words

3.5 of 5 stars 3.50  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  4 reviews
*Crafters, scrapbook artists, and writers will all welcome this collection of sayings, grouped by popular occasion

*Over 400 greetings, all copyright-cleared for anyone to use freely

*Includes motifs and illustrations, which can be copied and applied to projects

Whether they're embroidering a sampler for a new baby, creating a hand-crafted greeting card for a married couple,

Paperback, 192 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by David & Charles (first published 2007)
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Are you sending someone a card? Are you unsure of what to say? Fear no more! With this book, you can add "an extra special personal touch to an otherwise blank card." How? Surely not by reading advice on how to find the right words? Nope--just by copying one of these poems verbatim. Yes, that's right. You can make any card personal by including deeply emotional statements that come straight from a book that you pulled off the shelf.

Leaving aside the fact that these poems about love, faith, divor
WARNING: This book must be read in small doses. Anything longer than a page or two is liable to result in a severe sugar overload. Don’t look for anything that approaches wit or humor in these greeting card verses. Most offerings don’t properly scan or rhyme, and they possess overly sweet sentimentality. Save your money and write your own greetings. They have to be better than these. Read at your own risk.
May 06, 2008 Tori rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Creative souls, Jenn, Whitney, Cindy
Shelves: crafts
I'm one of those people that always needs to say something witty when signing a card. "Congratulations" or "Thank You" just doesn't do it. If you're like me, then you will LOVE this book.
Laura Gilfillan
I got a couple of good ideas from this book, which I already made a note of. No need to reference it again.
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